Medical Spanish in Guatemala

Location: Guatemala: Antigua

Dates: Flexible

http://www.eliabroad.org

1290 N. Williams St. Suite 303 Denver, CO 80218 United States

Call Us

Phone: (303) 321-8278

Fax: 303-847-5445

Description

The Medical Spanish program is an intensive language program for intermediate level spanish students. Topics covered will include taking health histories, medical vocabulary, and cultural training. Students will put the topics covered in class to practical use by spending time in community health projects. Projects may include working with government public health posts, educating the public about HIV/AIDS, physical therapy, and many others. This intensive training has a duration of two weeks. For medical professionals and medical students, this program is a great opportunity to improve your professional Spanish skills and combine them with practical work after the course is over. During the weekends, participants can travel and enjoy the beauty, culture and warm weather of Guatemala.

Highlights

1. This program effectively combines learning specific Spanish vocabulary and volunteer work in the medical field, giving the participant a unique advantage in their field

2. Classes can be on an individual basis or in small groups

3. Participants stay with local host families which is a great way to practice conversational Spanish and learn more about the Guatemalan culture

4. On site staff are able to assist participants with anything they might need

5. On time off, participants can explore more of the area such as taking a coffee tour, visit the ChocoMuseo to learn about making chocolate, or bird watching

Languages
  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

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Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

* Airport Pickup in Guatemala City
* Two Weeks Medical Spanish Classes
* Orientation
* Volunteer Placement (If requested after the Spanish program)
* Accommodation
* Breakfast and Dinner Each Day
* 24/7 In-country support
* US-based staff support

Credit Available

no

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Participants Travel to Guatemala

Independently

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Written Application
Year Founded

2001

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